Cardiovascular Treatment


Peripheral Artery Disease Can Be as Serious...

While most people understand that a narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries of the heart can lead to a heart attack, many do not...

September 2, 2020 / 4 min read


Paving the Road to Recovery During COVID-19:...

Since elective surgeries have resumed, more patients are seeking help at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute for a wide range of conditions, from peripheral artery...

August 19, 2020 / 4 min read


‘Structural Heart’ Treatment: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair...

Removal from a ventilator was a milestone moment for a patient recovering from parainfluenza in Baptist Hospital’s intensive care unit. But when that patient regressed...

August 4, 2020 / 3 min read


Bypassing Leg Pain: Innovative Procedure Keeps Blood...

When a simple walk down the block caused severe leg pain, a South Florida man turned to the experts at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute...

July 21, 2020 / 3 min read


‘Hybrid’ Coronary Bypass Surgery: Back to Normal...

Each year in the United States, at least 240,000 coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgeries are performed, according to statistics published by the American Heart Association...

July 17, 2020 / 3 min read


New Approaches Advance the Treatment of Life-Threatening...

Michael Metzger, M.D., interventional cardiologist at Bethesda Hospital, was the first physician at Baptist Health South Florida to utilize advanced systems to treat pulmonary embolism...

July 16, 2020 / 4 min read


Cardio-Oncology Helps Cancer Patients, Survivors Facing Heart...

The term “cardio-oncology” has grown in prominence as healthcare professionals team up to help cancer patients at higher risk of developing heart disease or related...

June 17, 2020 / 2 min read


Cardiac Rehab in Full Swing Again: Heart-Strengthening...

When the threat of COVID-19 forced people to stay in their homes beginning in March, individuals who were enrolled in Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute’s...

June 17, 2020 / 3 min read


Men’s Heart Health: Facts About COVID-19, Getting...

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, women tended to be more attentive to their health than men, including recognizing symptoms that need medical attention and scheduling regular checkups and...

June 15, 2020 / 3 min read